from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A piece of rubber affixed to a handle and bearing raised characters used to make ink impressions, as of names or dates.
- noun A person or body that gives perfunctory approval or endorsement of a policy without assessing its merit.
- noun A perfunctory approval or endorsement.
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- adjective figuratively Of a person, organisation, or process, making decisions or approving matters routinely or without real power, as rubber stamp politics, a rubber stamp committee.
- noun A piece of
rubberor similar material with a designor textcarved or molded for the purpose of transferring inkor dyeto imprintthat design on another object.
- noun figuratively A person or organisation who approves, routinely or as a formality, matters decided by some other person or organisation.
- verb colloquial to
process, approveor decidematters routinelyrather than through careful consideration
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- noun a stamp (usually made of rubber) for imprinting a mark or design by hand
- noun routine authorization of an action without questions
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From rubber + stamp
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